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Fractal Design makes the most stylish, classy, functional, and affordable cases I can find. There was no debate when I pulled the trigger on mine.

Is this one featured in the article a fulltower case?
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This is more your style I guess.
LOL'd pretty hard.

(I went from an ugly Raidmax Sagitta 2 to a Fractal Design R4)
Edited by SkillzKillz - 1/3/13 at 11:37am
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Originally Posted by SkillzKillz View Post

Fractal Design makes the most stylish, classy, functional, and affordable cases I can find. There was no debate when I pulled the trigger on mine.
Is this one featured in the article a fulltower case?
LOL'd pretty hard.
(I went from an ugly Raidmax Sagitta 2 to a Fractal Design R4)

Yeah, the original XL is a Full Tower Cases and this one is about the same size.
Edited by sherlock - 1/3/13 at 11:53am
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I noticed Newegg pulled the listing for the non-windowed black R4 (after selling them at a discount all last month) - I wonder if that means a R5 is in the works now?
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I noticed Newegg pulled the listing for the non-windowed black R4 (after selling them at a discount all last month) - I wonder if that means a R5 is in the works now?

Doubt it, R4 is pretty new. Don't you just have to buy the window as an extra? http://www.fractal-design.com/?view=product&category=5&prod=103
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I noticed Newegg pulled the listing for the non-windowed black R4 (after selling them at a discount all last month) - I wonder if that means a R5 is in the works now?

I think R5 might debut sometime in June-August like R4 did last year. As far as the Discount- then Pull Listing strategy Newegg did that with their White Windowed R4 sometime last October, then they went out of stock for about a month, after that they are now sold at a much higher price(use to be 104.99-109.99 with free shipping, then it went down to 79.99 free shipping, sold out, restock and now sold at 109.99 with 14.99 shipping).
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  • Colors available: Black Pearl, Titanium Grey, Arctic White
  • Case dimensions (WxHxD): 232 x 559 x 560mm
  • Net weight: 16.4kg
  • Package dimensions (WxHxD): 322 x 637 x 655mm

 

 

    So there should be a White version, but when?

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More of the same, but newer.
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Hmm... trying to decide between this and the Cosmos II for my case mod. I was going to use my HAF 932, but there's just too many odd angles and weird ledges to make a uniform look. THIS is very sleek and nice, and the closed off nature of it should make it nice for keeping dust out as well... a BIG issue of mine.

With this being cheaper than the Comsos... this may be it biggrin.gif
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I think R5 might debut sometime in June-August like R4 did last year. As far as the Discount- then Pull Listing strategy Newegg did that with their White Windowed R4 sometime last October, then they went out of stock for about a month, after that they are now sold at a much higher price(use to be 104.99-109.99 with free shipping, then it went down to 79.99 free shipping, sold out, restock and now sold at 109.99 with 14.99 shipping).

That's what I'm afraid of. Kicking myself for not grabbing one while I had the chance. I didn't realize they were that new - for some reason I thought the R4 came out in November 2011.
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The problem are: Can we mount H100 on the top? Is the front door switching side to side?

The R4 already fail these two above.
    
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